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Protective Clothing For Gardeners – The Best Protective Garden Gear

Protective Clothing For Gardeners – The Best Protective Garden Gear

By: Mary Ellen EllisGardening is a pretty safe hobby, but there are risks too. Protective garden clothes help you avoid the worst of sunburns, bug bites, and scratches. Before you head out to the yard next year, stock up on the best protective garden gear.Why is Protective Garden Clothing Important?Gardening is a relaxing activity.

Black chokeberry (mountain ash)

Black chokeberry (mountain ash)

Chokeberry (Aronia melanocarpa) is also called black chokeberry. This fruit tree or shrub is a representative of the aronia species of the pink family. Its name comes from the Greek word that translates as "benefit, help." The homeland of this plant is the eastern region of North America, it prefers to grow on lake and river shores.

Information About Water Snowflake

Information About Water Snowflake

Get Started Water Snowflake Care – Learn About Snowflake Water PlantsBy Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterAlso known as little floating heart, water snowflake is a charming little floating plant with delicate snowflake-like flowers that bloom in summer. If you have an ornamental garden pond, then you& 39;ll want to learn more about snowflake water lily in this article.

What Is An Alder Tree: Information About Alder Trees

What Is An Alder Tree: Information About Alder Trees

By: Jackie CarrollAlder trees (Alnus spp.) are often used in re-forestation projects and to stabilize soil in wet areas, but you seldom see them in residential landscapes. Nurseries that cater to home gardeners rarely offer them for sale, but when you can find them, these handsome plants make excellent shade trees and screening shrubs.

Water retention herbal teas

Water retention herbal teas

How to fight it The first piece of advice we can give you to effectively combat water retention is undoubtedly to try to use ever smaller quantities of salt at the table.In fact, it is better to avoid pouring salt on dishes that are already savory, such as meat or fish.

Common Pumpkin Varieties: Best Pumpkin Varieties And Types For Growing

Common Pumpkin Varieties: Best Pumpkin Varieties And Types For Growing

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterPumpkins are a versatile, flavorful winter squash, and they’re surprisingly easy to grow. Read on to learn about different kinds of pumpkins, and common pumpkin varieties.Pumpkin Varieties and TypesMini pumpkin varieties, weighing in at 2 pounds (0.9 kg.) or less, are easy to grow and perfect for decorating.